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Several bog bodies are notable for the high quality of their preservation and ... It is the oldest fleshed bog body in the world.


Tales from the Bog, Bog Bodies - Using CT scans and radiocarbon dating, investigators hope to make sense of the bodies preserved in Europe s wetlands.


Jul 18, 2014 ... Cast into northern European wetlands, bog bodies have long appeared as opaque to archaeologists as their dark and watery graves. But new ...


Aug 6, 2015 ... Why do so many corpses found in Europe's peat bogs show signs of violent ... Even the best-preserved bog bodies emerge looking like golems, ...


These are the "bog bodies." The individual bog bodies show a great degree of variation in their state of preservation, from skeletons, to well-preserved complete  ...


Bog Bodies Rediscovered. Volume 63 Number 3, May/June 2010. by Jarrett A. Lobell and Samir S. Patel. True tales from the peat marshes of northern Europe.


Besides, there's also the odd business of bog butter. Bodies weren't the only things that ended up in the bogs of Northern Europe. Along with wooden and ...


More than a thousand bog bodies and skeletons have come to light, and scientists now have the means to study the remains in such detail that they can, in a ...


Jul 21, 2014 ... Scientists have long studied these so-called “bog bodies” in the hopes of learning more about who they were and how they died. Recent ...


Mar 11, 2016 ... A British archaeologist argues that the miraculously preserved bodies were left in the water as offerings to the gods.